Locked content PKP hopes to operate Pendolino in neighbouring countries

According to the president of Polish Railways, Marek Kraniuk, Poland could soon be ready to provide passenger rail service on its Pendolino trains to cities in Germany, Czechia and Austria, but obtaining approval in these markets will be necessary. “If the planned liberalization of the rail market e...

Locked content New train routes by Pendolino in April

PKP Intercity has officially announced new train routes to Jelenia Góra (Lower Silesian Voivodeship) and Kołobrzeg (West Pomeranian Voivodeship) by the tilting train Pendolino, starting from April 29. The journey from Warsaw to Jelenia Góra will last 5h33 min, which is almost three and a half hours ...

Locked content Pendolino carried 3 million passengers

PKP Intercity has serviced three million passengers of the Express Intercity Premium (EIP, Pendolino) since December 14 2014, when the high-speed trains were launched, the railway company informed in a press release. The company expects that 3.5 million passengers will travel this year. “Next ...

Locked content Pendolino travelled five mln kilometers

High-speed  Pendolino trains operated by PKP Intercity have already traveled 5 million kilometers in Poland, their producer Alstom said. “We are pleased to see the ‘Pendolino effect’, which attracted 2.8 million passengers in the last ten months. Now, we will focus on expanding Pen...

Locked content New directions for Pendolino

Pendolino, the newly introduced Italian tilting train, is still growing in popularity in Poland. The Polish railway company PKP InterCity wants to develop the net and launch new connections. Pendolino will soon stop in Lubliniec and in December in Gliwice and in Zabrze. Other stations in which the n...

Locked content Two million passengers carried by Pendolino

PKP Intercity has serviced two million passengers of the Express Intercity Premium (EIP, Pendolino) since December 14 2014, when the high-speed trains were launched, the railway company informed in a press release. The two-millionth passenger was traveling from Warsaw to Kraków. The average occupanc...

Locked content PKP: Pendolino trains profitable

Intercity trains from the premium category (EIP, Pendolino) reached a profitability threshold in May with an average turnover of 53 percent, said board member Peter Ciżkowicz PKP SA. “It’s a myth that the Pendolino trains run empty and that the PKP Intercity offer is targeted only to the...

Pendolino carried 1 mln passengers

PKP Intercity has serviced 1 million passengers of the Express Intercity Premium (EIP, Pendolino) since December 14 2014, when the high-speed trains were launched, the railway company informed in a press release on Tuesday.

Locked content Pendolino with 50% occupancy

The occupancy of Pendolino (EIC Premium) trains reached 50 percent in the first month of their operation, Forsal.pl reported citing data provided by PKP Intercity. There are some routes with 90-percent occupancy, PKP Intercity pointed out. “This indicates there is room for growth,” the company state...